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Mii amo at Enchantment Resort in Sedona, Arizona.

Wellness Trends

Traditional treatments and pathways to spiritual bliss.

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The Dhara Dhevi hotel in Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Schloss Elmau in Germany.

Wellness represents different things for each of us, and there is no one path to a balanced  life.  Find your way to optimal health via California boot camps, Italian hot springs, Asian meditation, and everything in between.

Here are some great places to start: 
 
Let yourself be healed in the rolling hills of Tuscany. Fonteverde’s seven-day equilibrium programme uses a thermal spa circuit, stress-busting mindfulness techniques, and a diet plan to rebalance your microbiome and reduce chronic inflammation. Virtuoso guests receive daily breakfast and a $100 spa credit. 
 
European bathing rituals and Traditional Chinese Medicine work in perfect harmony at the Bavarian wellness temple, Schloss Elmau Luxury Spa Retreat and Cultural Hideaway. Kids under 16 stay free at this family-friendly spot, where wellness is supported through togetherness, outdoorsmanship and performing arts. Virtuoso guests receive daily breakfast and a $100 spa credit.  
 
Marbella Club Hotel, Golf Resort and Spa's Mediterranean Lifestyle programme is a no-brainer at this Andalusian hideaway. Enjoy thalassotherapy, sea-inspired body treatments, medical consultations, and a personalised menu balanced to the calorie. Virtuoso guests receive daily breakfast, a $100 food & beverage credit, and a complimentary round of golf.
 
The Dhara Dhevi Chiang Mai’s stunning spa is visually therapeutic, with Buddhist and indigenous themes created by 150 skilled artisans. Connect to Thailand with  the Lanna Ceremony, incorporating wild forest honey and a tamarind scrub. Virtuoso guests receive daily breakfast and a $100 spa credit.  
 
The centrepiece of Tuscany’s Terme di Saturnia Spa & Golf Resort is its hot springs, renowned since Etruscan times. Hydrotherapy here extends to mud treatments and inhalation treatments. Virtuoso guests receive daily breakfast and a $100 hotel credit.
 
Attain deep restfulness through the yogic sleep programme at Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas, and get the benefits of locally sourced treatments like the Vietnamese massage at Six Senses Con Dao. At Six Senses Con Dao, Virtuoso guests receive daily breakfast, complimentary return-trip private airport transfers, and two complimentary 30-minute massages.
 
Find Hill Country harmony at San Antonio’s La Cantera Resort & Spa. Book one of the Sky Lofts for the Absolute Texas healing ritual, with an outdoor soak and scrub, wrap and massage using local beeswax and lavender. Virtuoso guests receive daily breakfast and a $100 hotel credit.  
 
Nestled in Sedona’s red rock landscape, Mii amo, a destination spa reflects the holistic spirit of the southwest. On the signature Journey treatment, explore the area’s energy vortices, nourish your skin with local clay, and  find stillness with guided meditation. Virtuoso guests receive daily breakfast and a $100 hotel credit (or $200 for stays of 7 nights or more).
 
Tuscan hideaway Castel Monastero Resort & Spa has its roots in the eleventh century, but its spa menu is quite modern. It’s a frequent spot for cosmetic surgery post-op stays, and offers firming and shaping treatments, as well as the trendy Somato-Emotional release techniques. Virtuoso guests receive daily breakfast, lunch once during stay, and for stays of 3 nights or more, a $100 hotel credit.

Be reborn in Puglia through Borgo Egnazia’s Tarant ritual for women. Based on the mystical tradition of Tarantism, it includes music, movement, and acting out emotions. Follow with a soak in the Roman baths or a massage. Virtuoso guests receive daily breakfast and dinner, once per stay.

Embrace the spirit of Bali at COMO Shambhala Estate. Indonesian massage will work your muscles with Javanese essential oils, while a comprehensive Ayurvedic programme will balance your doshas and delight your palate. Virtuoso guests at COMO Shambhala Estate and COMO Parrot Cay receive daily breakfast and a $100 hotel credit.

Tennessee’s Blackberry Farm takes full advantage of its Great Smoky Mountain setting  with its Deep Healing Woods programmes, through yoga, trail running or hiking. It is worth noting that Blackberry Farm also has a brewery onsite. Virtuoso guests receive daily breakfast and a $100 spa credit.